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Sunderland Reveal New Betting Partner

Wed 17th Oct 2012 | Football Sponsorship

Sunderland Association Football Club have announced that TLC88.com has become the club’s official Asian betting and gaming partner.

The initial two-year deal will offer Black Cats fans across Asia a range of online activities, including football betting on games in the Barclays Premier League, in a deal with one of the continent’s largest online gaming companies.

Speaking about the new partnership, Sunderland AFC’s international marketing director Mike Farnan commented: “This is the first partnership that the club has signed in Asia and a one that will help the growth of Sunderland AFC on an international level.

“This echoes our commitment to partnering with top-line international brands and we are delighted with the partnership.”

Mike Chong, Asia Pacific Strategy Director for TLC88.com, added: “In Asia, offline gambling is viewed very much as an engaging, social pursuit and the success of TLC88 has been to bring that sense of sharing and fun to the internet. 

This partnership brings together one of Asia’s top online gaming companies and one of the biggest clubs in English football.

“We believe that our knowledge of developing fun, interactive and engaging platforms will provide Sunderland’s international fan base with an exciting, new gaming experience.”

TLC88.com offers people across Asia the opportunity to bet in play on Barclays Premier League football as well as online casinos and gaming.

Posted by: Aaron Gourley

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